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Next Advisory Council Meeting - April 15th 

Next Advisory Council Meeting for the Chicago Women's Park Advisory Coucil is April 15th, 2015
at 7:00PM. 
Meeting includes update on PAC Activities, Programs and 2015 PAC Elections.

For more information on PAC Elections: http://www.park550advisorycouncil.com/2015-PAC-ELECTION.php 


SUMMER 2015 - PROGRAM SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

The Chicago Park District has released schedule for this summers 
programming at Chicago Women's Park & Gardens


Summer Programs

The standard 6-week day camp runs June 29 - August 7.  Specialty camp dates vary.
Most other programs start the week of June 15 and run through the week of August 17.
View programs online beginning Monday, March 30.  
Registration dates for our park are:
  • Online registration begins on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 9:00am.
  • In-person registration begins on Saturday, April 18, 2015

You can currently View All Programs Now  for ALL Parks - Chicago Park District Summer Programs

Full Details for Chicago Women's Park will soon be available at: http://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/parks/Chicago-Womens-Park-and-Gardens/#0hl2mufuqm


We also encourage you to review programming at the following local facilities:





Save the Dates - Special Events -  July 14th and August 27th, 2015

Chicago Women's Park & Gardens will be host to several great Special Events this summer, so save the date.
Below are two Special Events officially scheduled but we will have exciting news on other 'Movie In The Park' and
'Concert In The Park' events to be announced soon!!! 

2015 Concerts in Park - July 14th, 2015 - Lakeside Bank

Presented by Lakeside Bank, The VanderCook College of Music will perform a free concert on Tuesday July 14th, 2015.
More details to come... 



2015 Movies in The Park - August 27th, 2015 - The Incredibles 

The Chicago Park District Movies in The Park continues. The 2015 event showing of 'The Incredibles' at Women's Park & Gardens
is locally sponsored by The Prairie District Neighborhood Alliance, and will feature a food truck festival beforehand. More news to come. 


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Spring 2015 - Women's Park Adds Pre-Teen and Teen Club Program


In response to success of the facility programs and growth, the Chicago
Women's Park Field House has added Pre-Teen and Teen club programming
to the Spring 2015 in addition to programs such as Improvisation, etc. There are plenty of opening's so
let's spread the word. 




SPRING 2015 PROGRAMS FILLING - Status as of March 3rd, 2015


Spring 2015 Classes are filling fast. Some Adult fitness class availability remains. Below is current status of Early Childhood,
Youth, and Adult programs. Most classes begin March 31st to April 3rd, 2015.


  •  Openings are first come, first served and registration must be in person at the park.
  •  No guarantee that a spot with openings today will have openings tomorrow.
  •  Credit card is preferred, we accept the 4 major cards. Cash is accepted, but must be exact change, and checks are accepted if they are used 2 weeks  prior to the class beginning. 
  •  All cancellations must be requested at the park where the program will be held at least 2 weeks prior to the class beginning.  A 15% deduction will be  taken on all refunds.

  EARLY CHILDHOOD

Class Number & Name Class Session Dates TIME SLOT - DAY & Time Openings as of March 3rd Age Range Requirement (Years)
         
130222 - Ballet - Beginner at Chicago Women's Park Apr 1 - Jun 3, 2015 W at 12:00 PM    1 2 - 4
105101 - Ballet - Intermediate at Chicago Women's Park Mar 31 - Jun 2, 2015 Tu at 12:00 PM    2 4 - 5
106626 - Dance - Hip Hop at Chicago Women's Park Apr 1 - Jun 3, 2015 W at 04:00 PM    2 3 - 5
107762 - Dance - Tap at Chicago Women's Park Mar 31 - Jun 9, 2015 Tu at 03:15 PM    2 3 - 5
130224 - Dance - Tap at Chicago Women's Park Apr 3 - Jun 5, 2015 F at 11:00 AM      1 2 - 5
129116 - Junior Detectives at Chicago Women's Park Apr 2 - Jun 4, 2015 Th at 03:00 PM    3 2 - 3
129117 - Junior Detectives at Chicago Women's Park Apr 1 - Jun 3, 2015 W at 03:30 PM    2 3 - 5
106554 - Little Artists at Chicago Women's Park Mar 31 - Jun 2, 2015 Tu at 02:00 PM    4 3 - 5
106555 - Little Artists at Chicago Women's Park Mar 31 - Jun 2, 2015 Tu at 03:00 PM    1 2 - 3
106577 - Mighty Fit Kids at at Chicago Women's Park Mar 30 - Jun 1, 2015 M at 02:15 PM    1 3 - 5
130606 - Mom, Pop & Tot Yoga at at Chicago Women's Park Mar 31 - Jun 2, 2015 Tu at 02:30 PM    10 3 - 5
106675 - Moms, Pops & Tots  Interaction at at Chicago Women's Park Apr 2- Jun 4, 2015 Th at 10:00 AM    2 1.5 - 3 years 1m
107202 - Moms, Pops & Tots Music at Chicago Women's Park Mar 30 - Jun 1, 2015 M at 05:15 PM    1 1.5 - 5
105740 - Storytime Princess Dance at Chicago Women's Park Mar 31 - Jun 2, 2015 Tu at 02:15 PM    2 2 - 5
130231 - Storytime Princess Dance at Chicago Women's Park Apr 1- Jun 3, 2015 W at 11:00 AM    0 2 - 5
107761 - Tap & Ballet at Chicago Women's Park Mar 30- Jun 1, 2015 M at 02:15 PM    1 3 - 5
108140 - Tot Spot at Chicago at Chicago Women's Park Apr 1- Jun 3, 2015 W at 10:30 AM   18 6 months to  1year & 11months
129112 - Weather, Weather, Everywhere at Chicago Women's Park Apr 1 - Jun 3, 2015 W at 11:30 AM    6 3 - 5
105759 - Where the Wild Things Roam at Chicago Women's Park Apr 2 - Jun 4, 2015 Th at 02:00 PM      5 3 - 5
105971 - You Build It at Chicago Women's Park Apr 3 - Jun 5, 2015 F at 03:15 PM    2 2 - 3
129103 - You Build It at Chicago Women's Park Apr 3 - Jun 5, 2015 F at 04:15 PM    2 3 - 4
105667 - Young Scientist at Chicago Women's Park Apr 2 - Jun 4, 2015 Th at 03:00 PM    1 3 - 5
129106 - Young Scientist at Chicago Women's Park Mar 30 - Jun 1, 2015 M at 11:30 AM    2 3 - 5
 

YOUTH 

Class Number & Name Class Session Dates TIME SLOT - DAY & Time Openings as of March 3rd Age Range Requirement (Years)
130223 - Ballet - Beginner at Chicago Women's Mar 30 -  Jun 1,  2015 2015, M at 05:00 PM   10 6 - 11
105736 - Dance - Jazz at Chicago Women's Park Apr 1   - Jun 3, 2015 W at 05:00 PM   17 6 - 11
129115 - Improvisation at Chicago Women's Park Apr 2   - Jun 4, 2015 Th at 05:00 PM   17 6 - 15
106552 - Little Artists at Chicago  Women's Park Mar 31  - Jun 2, 2015 Tu at 4:00 PM    11 6 - 11
130227 - Pre-Teen Club at Women's Park Apr 2    - Jun 4, 2015 Th at 06:00 PM   18 6 - 11
129111 - Where the Wild Things Roam at Chicago Women's Park
Apr 2  -  Jun 4, 2015 Th at 04:00 PM    6 5.5 - 9
129113 - You Build It at Chicago Women's Park Apr 3  -  Jun 5, 2015 F at 05:15 PM    8 6 - 11

ADULT

Class Number & Name Class Session Dates TIME SLOT - DAY & Time Openings as of March 3rd Age Range Requirement (Years)
105136 - Ballet Conditioning at  Women's Park Mar 30  - Jun 1, 2015 M at 06:00 PM 12 18+
105516 - Bridge Club at Chicago  Women's Park Apr 3 - Jun 5, 2015 F at 01:00 PM 11 18+
106624 - Cardio Conditioning at  Women's Park Apr 1 - Jun 3, 2015 W at 05:00 PM 3 18+
105702 - Dance - Hip Hop at  Women's Park Mar 30  - Jun 1, 2015 2015, M at 7:00 PM 2 18+
130602 - Kickboxing at Chicago Women's Park Apr 2  - Jun 4, 2015 Th at 05:00 PM 8 18+



Spoke & Bird Cafe Opens March 3rd, 2015
 


Renovation of the former Cafe Society into the new Spoke & Bird bistro is complete.
Renovations include a new kitchen, new dining room, and renovations to the bathrooms.
The final menu and date will be out soon, and the patio will have a liquor liscense for outdoor refreshments!


Dining room seating all coming together!   Logo in front of counter/bar area    
 

 SPRING 2015 PROGRAM REGISTRATION STARTS Tuesday February 24th


Continuing to grow, The Chicago Women's Park & Gardens offers over 70 spring
classes for adults and kids in education, fitness, playgroups, and pre-school. 


Spring Programs

View spring programs beginning Monday, February 9.
Online registration for parks located east of California Ave. begins on Tuesday, February 24, 2015.
In-person registration begins on Saturday, February 28 for most parks.  Some parks begin in-person registration on Monday, March 2.
Spring programs run the week of March 30 through the week of June 1, 2015.
View a list of registration dates by park.

VIEW SPRING PROGRAMS & CREATE YOUR WISH LIST NOW.

CLOSEST Area Facilities with Program Locations include:

  •      Chicago Women's Park & Garden Field House
  •      Ping Tom Park Field House
  •      Northerly Island Field House
  •      Maggie Daley Park Field House 
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Fire & Ice Winter Festival at Chicago Women's

Friday, January 30, 2015 from 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

The holidays may be over but the winter fun doesn't stop! Enjoy an evening of ice bowling,
winter haiku writing, art projects, indoor "sock" ice skating, a toddler area complete with
ice fishing, marshmallow roasting, stargazing and so much more at Chicago Women's Park.
(Note: Both Indoor & Outdoor Activities)

Fee: $5.00 - Payable at the Door or On-line 

Age Range: Any

 


RECENT DONATIONS - Ballet Bars from The Prairie District Neighborhood Alliance

A big thanks to the Prairie District Neighborhood Alliance for working with the Advisory Council and Center Director Sarah Unz to donate funds for the purchase of two new 'Ballet Barre' for the main dance and fitness room.




 

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